Sights & Attractions
Monday - SundayOperating time: 08.00 - 17.00
This temple is located on Phra Sumen Road in the Bang Lamphu area Phra Sumen Road, Khwaeng Bawonniwet, Khet Phra Nakhon, Bangkok
Tel. 0 2281 2831-3
Category : Temple
Attraction Details :
A historic temple in Bangkok, Wat Bowon Niwet Wiharn was established in 1829 and is located in the Bang Lamphu neighborhood, close to Khaosan Road tourist area. Its main ordination hall is home to the revered Phra Phutthachinnasi, an ancient Buddha image believed to be built in circa 1357. Wat Bowon Niwet Wiharn was the residence of King Rama IV during his monkhood years before accession to the throne. King Rama VII and Rama IX also resided here during their monkhood.
Opening hours: Daily 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Contact: Phra Sumane Road., tel: 0 2281 2831-3
NearbyAttractions: Khaosan Road., Democracy Monument, Phra Athit Road